Tunisian women plan rights rally
Human rights and women's groups in Tunisia are gearing up for a peaceful demonstration in Tunis on Women's Day, Monday (August 13), Tunisia Live reported. In order to preserve the festive atmosphere of the day, the NGOs decided to adhere to the interior ministry ban on demonstrations along Avenue Habib Bourguiba.
The Tunisian General Labour Union (UGTT), the Tunisian League of Human Rights (LDTH), the Association of Women and Leadership, the League of Tunisian Women Voters, and the Association of Tunisian Women for Development will participate in the rallies, organised to demand that the government preserve women's rights.
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